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Being Safe During Halloween – Halloween Safety Tips

Like you, I always wanted my children to enjoy Halloween, but I worried about their safety.  Even more so if your child has sustained an injury.  FUN (?) FACT: CastCoverz! was created because of a broken bone my then 10 year

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Winter Safety Tips with Crutches

Safety must be a high priority for you while you recover. And while safety should always be in the forefront, winter creates more obstacles to consider (and are often overlooked). Think ahead and use these tips to get yourself to the other side of the season safely, on crutches.

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How to Survive the Holidays with an Injured Arm

The holiday season is here! There are decorations to put up, cookies to bake, gifts to wrap and parties to attend. Throw in the fact that you only have one good usable arm, and have a huge list of things to do. The end result? You find yourself feeling STRESSED. But what can you do? Your injury isn’t going to magically heal overnight and to-do lists don’t complete themselves.

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Doing Household Chores with an Injury

One of the biggest adjustments with an injury is learning to accept your limitations.  Typically, we recommend your only job while recovering is to rest and heal, which means letting others do chores and/or hiring people.  But, we recognize that

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CastCoverz! creates fun and functional fashions for casts, braces, splints, and boots. Our products, our service, and our blog help people feel better, so they heal better. We'd love your comments, cast cover stories, broken bone stories, and cast tips!

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